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[movies]Highway Hearing - Universal-International
A small town learns that it is to be bypassed by a new freeway that is due for construction. In a meeting attended by local government officials, town residents, state highway officials and politicians, a film-within-a-film on the 1956 Federal Aid-Highway Act (which enabled financing and construction for the National System of Interstate and Defense Highways) is shown, and the residents become convinced of the importance and efficacy of this planned national expressway system...
Downloads: 118
[movies]Highway Hearing (Part I) - Universal-International
Produced to garner support for the 1956 Federal Aid-Highway Act, the law that enabled the Interstate Highway system. After a small town learns that it is to be bypassed by a new freeway, highway officials and politicians help to convince residents that the freeway is actually in their interest. The film ends as it began, at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new stretch of highway.
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads and highways; Car culture: General
Downloads: 3,153 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Highway Hearing (Part II) - Universal-International
Produced to garner support for the 1956 Federal Aid-Highway Act, the law that enabled the Interstate Highway system. After a small town learns that it is to be bypassed by a new freeway, highway officials and politicians help to convince residents that the freeway is actually in their interest. The film ends as it began, at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new stretch of highway.
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads and highways; Car culture: General
Downloads: 3,441 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Highway Hearing - Universal-International
A small town learns that it is to be bypassed by a new freeway that is due for construction. In a meeting attended by local government officials, town residents, state highway officials and politicians, a film-within-a-film on the 1956 Federal Aid-Highway Act (which enabled financing and construction for the National System of Interstate and Defense Highways) is shown, and the residents become convinced of the importance and efficacy of this planned national expressway system...
Downloads: 437 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Rehabilitation Shipments to Korea] - Universal-International Newsreel
Oakland, California: Rehabilitation shipments to Korea
Downloads: 104 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Governor Goodwin Knight Announces Run For Senate] - Universal-International Newsreel

Downloads: 52 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Hoover Birthday on Hoover Passenger Liner] - Universal-International Newsreel

Downloads: 81 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][San Francisco Welcomes Lions International 40th Anniversary Convention] - Universal-International Newsreel

Downloads: 55
[movies][See-Saw Record, San Francisco] - Universal-International Newsreel
Two Juniors (Steve Henry and Mike Bresso) at the College of the Pacific try beat world's record of 100 hrs of see-sawing established at campus 6 years ago.
Downloads: 135 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Placerville, California: El Dorado County Fair and John M. Studebaker Wheelbarrow Race] - Universal-International Newsreel
audiences clapping and looking at wheelbarrow races VS wheelbarrow races Good stunt
Downloads: 268 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][James D. Zellerbach Appointed As New Ambassador to Italy] - Universal-International Newsreel

Downloads: 76 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Herbert Hoover's 79th Birthday] - Universal-International Newsreel

Downloads: 129 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Cars Must Stop for Boats at Amehorn, Holland] - Universal-International Newsreel
Boats have right of way in Netherlands town.
Downloads: 192 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Four Fugitive Communists Arraigned in San Francisco] - Universal-International Newsreel
Sidney Steinberg and others were hiding in the Sierra Nevada mountains.
Downloads: 126 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Stanford Documents of World War II and Red Revolution Revealed] - Universal-International Newsreel

Downloads: 136 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Modern Home has Helipad on Roof] - Universal-International Newsreel
Ray Nichols of Oakland commutes to work by helicopter Modern home has helipad on roof "Sequoia house" steel framework, lots of glass walls
Downloads: 369 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies][Teenage Road-E-O, Vallejo, California] - Universal-International Newsreel
Driving tests for teenagers in Vallejo, California Contest for state's best driver probably a Teenage Road-e-o Car driving around obstacle course CU cops looking toward camera POV thru windshield car driving toward cops Black teenager looking out of driver's window with thumbs-up to camera
Downloads: 179 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Black Sheep] - Universal-International Newsreel
Orphaned quadruplets of black sheep cared for
Downloads: 246 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Orphaned Korean Boy Arrives in San Francisco] - Universal-International Newsreel
5-year-old, adopted by former serviceman Bill Pond, arrives on the liner President Cleveland in San Francisco. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; Korean War; Children
Downloads: 3,694 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies][Back to Freedom: More War Prisoners Return to America] - Universal-International Newsreel
437 Korean War prisoners return to the United States on a naval transport ship. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; Korean War; Korean War: Prisoners of war
Downloads: 4,537 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies][Pocket-Sized Biplane] - Universal-International Newsreel
Pocket-sized biplane, John Pontius, inventor of Los Altos, Calif.
Downloads: 174 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][San Francisco First Annual Cable Car Festival] - Universal-International Newsreel
Civic holiday, first annual Cable Car Festival in San Francisco
Downloads: 150 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Oakland Women’s Rowing Club] - Universal-International Newsreel
Oakland, Calif.: Women's rowing club on Lake Merritt. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; Sports: Rowing; Sports: Women
Downloads: 3,437 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Douglas Aircraft X-3 Supersonic Aircraft in Test Flights] - Universal-International Newsreel
Douglas X-3 supersonic plane in testflights "flying stiletto" VS takeoff, air-to-air, landing
Downloads: 372 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Willie Shoemaker at Golden Gate Fields] - Universal-International Newsreel
Willie Shoemaker tries to break track record at Golden Gate Fields, Albany, California. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; Sports: Horse racing; Shoemaker, Willie
Downloads: 3,106 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Amos Alonzo Stagg Honored on 95th Birthday] - Universal-International Newsreel
Stagg meets postman at his front door, receiving flood of letters from well-wishers on his 95th birthday. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; Stagg, Amos Alonzo; Sports: Baseball
Downloads: 2,135 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies][Picture Puzzle Aids in Criminal Identification] - Universal-International Newsreel
Picture Puzzle Aids in Criminal Identification Identikit-like system to reconstruct appearance of perps Richmond, Calif. "picture puzzles to put muggs in the jug"
Downloads: 140 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Much Ado About Hair-Do’s] - Universal-International Newsreel
San Mateo, California hairstylist Grivee demonstrates novelty hairdos, including the "Parakeet," "Number 9," and the "Swept-Wing." Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; San Mateo, California; Hair
Downloads: 12,368 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Kings Mountain Airplane Crash - Universal-International Newsreel
Near Woodside, California: Aftermath of air crash on Kings Mountain hillside. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; Aviation: Crashes; Disasters
Downloads: 12,631 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies][Kitestinking, Artesia, California] - Universal-International Newsreel
SPORTS: KITESTINKING (sp?), Artesia, California Games where people get drenched Water stunt camera gets drenched, so do others
Downloads: 118 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Hawthorne Ammunition Depot: Black Beauty Dam] - Universal-International Newsreel
Dedication ceremony for dam built to supply water for Hawthorne Ammunition Depot, an isolated naval base in the Nevada desert. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; Infrastructure: Dams; Hawthorne, Nevada
Downloads: 2,438 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies][Reno Rodeo] - Universal-International Newsreel
Action footage of Reno, Nevada rodeo. Jimmy Lederer, Universal Newsreel cameraman, receives Wrangler framed award. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; Sports: Rodeo; Reno, Nevada
Downloads: 6,187 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies][Mail for Soldiers] - Universal-International Newsreel
36,000 sacks of mail destined for GI's overseas VS sacks of mail, good stockshots In warehouse, loaded off truck, on shelves, marked Japan, Korea, Guam Sacks being hoisted by camera
Downloads: 141 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Union Square, San Francisco Fashion Show] - Universal-International Newsreel
1950s fashion show is staged on a runway set up in the middle of Union Square Park, San Francisco. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; San Francisco: Fashion shows; Models
Downloads: 8,301 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies][Chinatown Parade: Year of the Rooster, 1957] - Universal-International Newsreel

Downloads: 160 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][San Francisco: Dead Whale Opens Seafood Season] - Universal-International Newsreel
San Francisco: Dead Whale Opens Seafood Season Dead whale appeared on Market Street Dead whale (42 feet long) is driven down Market Street as promotional stunt for opening of seafood season. "Miss Seafood" on trailer. Cops (policemen) hold noses at the smell (odor). Big barnacles on whale.
Downloads: 220 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Atomic Energy Near Pleasanton] - Universal-International Newsreel

Downloads: 71
[movies][Texas City, Texas Explosion] - Universal-International Newsreel
TEXAS BLAST! SPECIAL RELEASE! FIRST PICTURES Footage of the Texas City explosion of 1947 great disaster footage
Downloads: 1,785 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Children's Put-Put (Sandlot Go-Kart) Racing] - Universal-International Newsreel

Downloads: 188 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][International Frog Jump at Angels Camp, California] - Universal-International Newsreel
Famous frog-jumping contest memorialized in Mark Twain's short story "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County." Newsreel story presenting the 100th anniversary of the contest.
Keywords: Newsreels; Animals: Frogs; Angels Camp, California
Downloads: 5,418 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies][Universal Newsreel: 25 Years Ago Today] - Universal International News
"Glimpse into the not so long ago" 1933 - Hitler's rise to power; Mussolini, Great Depression, Fads: Walkathons; Women smoking pipes; Jigsaw puzzles;
Downloads: 1,222 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Guide Dogs for the Blind] - Universal-International Newsreel
Visit to Guide Dogs for the Blind, San Rafael, California: a school for training seeing-eye dogs to assist blind people. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; Animals: Dogs; Blindness
Downloads: 4,904 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies][Soldier With Big Feet] - Universal-International Newsreel
Soldier at Presidio of San Francisco wears size 16 AAA shoes; the army has none in stock in his size. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; Military: U.S. Army; San Francisco: Presidio of San Francisco
Downloads: 16,185 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies][Grand National Radio Cow Palace] - Universal-International Newsreel

Downloads: 86 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Mt. Tamalpais Air Force Station, Marin County, California] - Universal-International Newsreel
MT. TAMALPAIS: Air Force allows a glimpse at its aircraft radar warning center atop mountain.
Downloads: 245 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Bongo Boards] - Universal-International Newsreel
Palo Alto, California: Models in swimsuits gyrate on Bongo Boards. Newsreel story. ca. 1950s
Keywords: Newsreels; Gender roles; Stunts
Downloads: 21,352 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(10 reviews)
[movies][Automatic Elevator System, San Francisco] - Universal-International Newsreel

Downloads: 197 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Hats in Ring: Knowland, Knight Declare Candidacy] - Universal-International Newsreel
Senator William Knowland (publisher, Oakland Tribune) announces candidacy in the Republican primary for Governor of California. Incumbent Governor Goodwin Knight accuses him of national ambition. Attorney General Edmund G. Brown, running unopposed for the Democratic nomination, sits in the sides quite satisfied with the situation as he finds it. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; Political campaigns and elections: California; Knowland, William
Downloads: 1,221 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies][Relief Supplies for Korea] - Universal-International Newsreel
Relief ship Hawaiian Bear sails from Port of Stockton (California), carrying cargo contributed by the American-Korean Foundation. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; Korean War; Transportation: Water
Downloads: 2,446 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies][Whirl with the Squirrels, A] - Universal-International Newsreel
Miss Florence Hinton, of Grover City, California, has trained a platoon of squirrels to be domestic. Very creepy story. Squirrel holding American flag; Miss Hinton kisses squirrel. (Animals anthropomorphism nature and culture)
Downloads: 472 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
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